Trial to Investigate the Influence of the Homeopathic Remedy Naja-comp on Stroke Therapy in Geriatric Rehabilitation "naja-comp"

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

The homeopathic remedy 'naja-comp' will improve functional outcome measured by the Barthel-Index.
The homeopathic remedy 'naja-comp' will decrease complications during geriatric rehabilitation measured by rate of unplanned discharge to hospital.

Detailed Description

Secondary outcome for functional improvement are Scandinavian Stroke Scale, 4D+S-Scale and Timed-Up&Go-Test.

Conditions

Interventions

  • Placebo Drug
    Intervention Desc: s.c. injection of NaCl-solution three times a week
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Placebo
    Description: s.c. injection of placebo (NaCl-solution) three times a week
  • Naja-comp. Drug
    Other Names: Naja compositum
    Intervention Desc: homeopathic remedy
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Naja-comp.
    Description: s.c. injection of naja comp (homeopathic remedy) three times a week

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary barthel-index baseline, 21st day of rehabilitation No
Primary rate of unplanned discharge to hospital care until day 21 of rehabilitation Yes
Secondary Scandinavian Stroke Scale, 4D+S-Scale, Timed-Up&Go-Test baseline, 21st day of rehabilitation No

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